The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Gaming in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Gaming over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Gaming
Rank - 305 292
Permanent jobs citing Social Gaming 0 24 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.21% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.45% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 24 32
Average salary - £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +20.76%
Social Gaming
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4459 5366 5192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.67% 46.33% 45.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3846 4575 4698
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Social Gaming
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Social Gaming across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Social Gaming Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Social Gaming
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Gaming across the City of London region.

Social Gaming Salary Trend in the City of London

Social Gaming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Social Gaming also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Social Gaming.

1 7 (100.00%) Games
2 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 4 (57.14%) IPTV
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Psychology
2 4 (57.14%) Market Research
2 4 (57.14%) Product Management
2 4 (57.14%) Social Media
2 4 (57.14%) Customer Insight
2 4 (57.14%) Qualitative Research
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile Games
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (28.57%) Android
3 2 (28.57%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) Maven
4 1 (14.29%) Google
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) iPhone
4 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) Scala
4 1 (14.29%) Hadoop

Social Gaming
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Social Gaming also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Social Gaming. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (100.00%) Games
2 4 (57.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Customer Insight Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) YUI
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) CSS3
1 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
1 1 (14.29%) Spine.js
1 1 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Psychology
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile Games
1 4 (57.14%) IPTV
1 4 (57.14%) Social Media
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Social Network
3 1 (14.29%) Online Games
3 1 (14.29%) FMCG
3 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Market Research
1 4 (57.14%) Product Management
1 4 (57.14%) Customer Insight
1 4 (57.14%) Qualitative Research
2 1 (14.29%) Android Development
2 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
2 1 (14.29%) Game Development
2 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Quantitative Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Scala
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Google
1 1 (14.29%) Facebook